Understanding open source databases

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Open source databases are attractive, but the gift of the source code can come with several catches, some explicit and some implicit. Read More.

Red Hat: Enterprises embraced open source during the pandemic

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Enterprises continued to embrace open source software through the pandemic, according to a new Red Hat report. Read More.

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Linux Foundation creates research division to study open source impact

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The Linux Foundation is creating a new research unit to provide greater insight into open source technology and the people creating it. Cloud Dev Enterprise VB Home Page category-/Computers & Electronics/Software/Operating Systems category-/Science Linux Foundation Open source

How TerminusDB is commercializing its open source graph database

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Big Data Cloud Dev Enterprise Security VB Home Page category-/Business & Industrial category-/Computers & Electronics funding daily Open source TerminusDB TerminusHubTerminusDB has raised $4.3

Open Source & Open Standards: Navigating the Intricacies of a Symbiotic Partnership

Speaker: Guy Martin, Executive Director of OASIS Open

The COVID-19 global pandemic has raised the already bright visibility of technology to an even higher level. Join Guy Martin, Executive Director at OASIS Open, as he presents this webinar that will discuss how we can make open source and open standards even more effective by helping them recapture their strong partnership.

Yugabyte raises $48M for open source SQL database alternative

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Yugabyte raises $48 million to advance adoption of its open source SQL database based on an extensible document archiecture. Read More.

Gitpod nabs $13M for cloud-based open source software development platform

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Gitpod, a cloud-based open source development environment, has raised $13 million in a fresh round of funding. Cloud Dev Enterprise VB Home Page funding daily Github GitPod Open source

The Open Source Index showcases GitHub’s most popular projects right now

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The Open Source Index showcases the top GitHub projects as per the number of people that are "watching" a project. Cloud Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur VB Home Page category-/Business & Industrial Open source Open Source Index Two Sigma Ventures

ETL company Airbyte raises $5.2M to integrate open source data

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million to democratize data integration using open source tools readily accessible to data science teams. AI Big Data Enterprise VB Home Page ai Airbyte category-/Business & Industrial category-/Computers & Electronics/Enterprise Technology ETL tools Open source

OpenSearch: AWS rolls out its open source Elasticsearch fork

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After Elastic decided to relicense Elasticsearch under the non-open source Server Side Public License, Amazon Web Services open sourced the old code into its own fork, OpenSearch

Synopsys: 84% of codebases contain an open source vulnerability

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Vulnerabilities in open source codebases increased by nine percentage points in 2020, according to a new report from Synopsys and Black Duck. Cloud Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur Security VB Home Page Black Duck Open source Synopsys WhiteSource

Understanding Open Source Business Models for the C-Suite

Choosing software to bake into your architecture is a long-term decision and it is important to understand all the implications of your choice. Learn three key areas that should be considered when evaluating a particular open source project.

How the pandemic is accelerating enterprise open source adoption

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Enterprise IT teams increasingly shifted to open source software solutions in 2020 as they adapted to the pandemic's disruptions. Read More.

What IT Leaders Need to Know About Open Source Software

Information Week

Here are answers to some common questions about open source technology, which can be a key enabler of innovation and digital transformation efforts

Open source freedom on overdrive–via the cloud?

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DataStax open sourced a distribution of Apache Cassandra built for Kubernetes called K8ssandra. That’s cool, but it’s not really the story. I waited for a few days to see if […]. News DataStax

Aiven raises $150M to manage cloud data infrastructure for open source technologies

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Aiven, a company that provides managed open source data technologies on the major public clouds, has raised $150 million. Read More.

Varada open-sources Workload Analyzer for PrestoDB and Trino

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Varada open-sources Workload Analyzer for compatibility with PrestoDB and Trinio distributed SQL query engines advanced by rival consortiums. Read More.

Ultimate Guide to the Cloud Data Lake Engine

This guide describes how to evaluate cloud data lake engine offerings based on their ability to deliver on their promise of improving performance, data accessibility, and operational efficiency as compared with earlier methods of querying the data lake.

Charm embraces open source to make command line interfaces ‘glamorous’

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Charm has built an open source terminal-based markdown reader that enables developers to view documentation on the command line. Cloud Dev Enterprise VB Home Page category-/Computers & Electronics category-/Science/Computer Science Charm funding daily Open source

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Oracle open-sources Java machine learning library

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Looking to meet enterprise needs in the machine learning space, Oracle is making its Tribuo Java machine learning library available free under an open-source license. With Tribuo, Oracle aims to […].

WhiteSource raises $75M to move beyond open source security and compliance management

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WhiteSource, a platform that companies such as Microsoft and IBM use to secure their open source software, has raised $75 million. Cloud Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur Security VB Home Page Black Duck category-/Computers & Electronics/Software Open source Sonatype WhiteSource

LinkedIn open-sources Dagli, a machine learning library for Java

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LinkedIn's Dagli, which is available in open source, is a machine learning library for Java and other JVM languages. Read More.

OpenLogic’s Stack Builder helps enterprises choose the right open source software

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OpenLogic's Stack Builder is a drag-and-drop tool designed to help enterprises choose the right open source software packages. Read More.

Scarf exits stealth with analytics tools that help open source developers get paid

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Scarf is betting that better analytics tools can revolutionize the way open source software is developed and supported. Big Data Cloud Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur VB Home Page category-/Computers & Electronics/Software developers funding daily Open source Scarf

Spotify open-sources Klio, a framework for AI audio research

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Klio, a platform open-sourced by Spotify, enables media file processing for the purposes of AI and machine learning research. AI Big Data Business Cloud Dev Media Mobile ai artificial intelligence audio processing developer machine learning music Open source spotify

Openbase wants to be the Yelp for open source software packages

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Openbase wants to be the Yelp for open source software packages, surfacing the best packages across hundreds of categories. Business Cloud Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur category-/News funding daily Lior Grossman Open source Openbase

Open Source Software Vulnerabilities Increased By 130% in 2019

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The number of open source software (OSS) vulnerabilities more than doubled in 2019 compared with 2018, a new RiskSense report has shown. Total common vulnerabilities and exposures vulnerabilities (CVEs) reached […].

AI Weekly: The challenges of creating open source AI training datasets

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Creating open source AI training datasets is a process that must be undertaken thoughtfully, according to experts. AI Big Data Dev VB Home Page AI Weekly category-/Science/Computer Science computer vision datasets newsletter Open source research training dataset

Curiefense is a cloud-native, open source security platform for enterprise apps

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Cybersecurity company Reblaze has launched Curiefense, new open source security platform aimed at enterprises. Read More.

Harness embraces open source and pledges to support community ‘like an enterprise customer’

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Harness today unveiled the beginnings of what could be a fruitful friendship with the open source community. Harness Open sourceRead More. Cloud Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur VB Home Page category-/Computers & Electronics Drone.io

Microsoft: Open source is now the accepted model for cross-company collaboration

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Microsoft said it has learned a lot from the open source realm, adding that it is now the "accepted model" for cross-company collaboration. Big Data Cloud Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur VB Home Page category-/Computers & Electronics/Software Microsoft Open source

Why the connected car rides on open source

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Business Transportation category-/Autos & Vehicles connected cars Open sourceConnected cars require collaboration across auto makers, telcos, sensor-, infotainment-, and cloud-providers, and others. Fragmentation isn't an option. Read More.

Google invests in open source security by funding Linux kernel developers

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Big Data Cloud Dev Enterprise Security VB Home Page category-/Computers & Electronics/Software Google linux Linux Foundation Linux Kernal Open sourceGoogle announced today that it will underwrite the salaries for two developers to focus on Linux's fundamental security. Read More.

Microsoft’s open source Dapr hits prime time to help developers embrace microservices

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Microsoft has announced that its open source, platform-agnostic Dapr project is now production ready, with v1.0 available on GitHub. Read More.

Facebook open-sources Opacus, a PyTorch library for differential privacy

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DeepMind open-sources Lab2D, a grid-based environment for reinforcement learning research

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DeepMind has open-sourced Lab2D, a grid-based software environment optimized for reinforcement learning research. AI Big Data Business Cloud Dev 2D ai artificial intelligence category-/Science/Computer Science DeepMind grid world Lab2D machine learning Open source

Microsoft open sources tool to use AI in simulated attacks

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Microsoft released CyberBattleSim, an open-source toolkit to let researchers create attack simulations and use AI to develop network defenses. Read More.

Huawei open-sources MindSpore, a framework for AI app development

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Huawei this week announced that MindSpore, a framework for AI app development the company detailed in August 2019, is now available in open source on GitHub and Gitee.

Facebook open-sources RAG, an AI model that retrieves documents to answer questions

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Facebook has open-sourced RAG, an AI model that retrieves documents from databases to answer challenging natural language questions. AI Big Data Business Dev ai artificial intelligence category-/Science Facebook HuggingFace machine learning Open source RAG

Facebook open-sources AI for clinical trial eligibility

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Facebook researchers open-sourced a family of models that parse, extract, and transform clinical trial data to make it easier to understand. Read More.

Open Source Security Tools You Can Use Now

Doctor Chaos

One common question I’ve received is what open source tools are available that I can download now. I will point out however, there are reasons why organizations don’t just run only open-source products within their security operation center.

Pinterest open-sources big data analytics tool Querybook

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Pinterest recently open-sourced Querybook, a tool for performing big data analytics at enterprise scale. Read More.

LinkedIn open-sources GDMix, a framework for training AI personalization models

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LinkedIn recently open-sourced GDMix, a framework for training the sort of AI personalization models used in search engines and ecommerce websites.